Criminal convictions can lead to lifelong consequences in employment, housing and family relationships due to a criminal record and prison time. The judicial system, however, provides ways to lessen these negative effects.
When it comes to motor vehicle collisions in the Bossier City area, many people do not realize the pain, suffering and loss that are involved until they experience them. Car accidents can have a significant impact on your life and change it in ways that you may not have thought of. For example, serious injuries could cause you to miss work and fall behind on your household finances, as well as burying you under medical expenses.
If you, like many other Louisiana residents, make a living in construction or another type of industry where you commonly rely on scaffolds or elevated, temporary work platforms, it is critical that you recognize the dangers this equipment poses. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, making efforts to reduce scaffolding-related accidents could potentially save about 60 lives and prevent a percentage of about 4,500 injuries every year.
Everyone makes mistakes in life, and sometimes those mistakes can hinder personal growth. In the case of criminal charges, a record expungement can remove that mistake from public record and allow you to strive to live a regular, productive life.
This year appears to be on track for fewer severe injury and fatality crashes than 2016 in Louisiana. According to DataReports from Louisiana State University, there were 1,887 crashes involving severe and fatal injuries in 2016, while so far, as of the first week of December of 2017, there are just under 1,600.